Learning Strategies for Health Careers Students - Revised Reprint book cover

Learning Strategies for Health Careers Students - Revised Reprint

Dozens of step-by-step strategies help you improve your skills in areas such as reading comprehension, writing, math, and studying. With this book, you'll build your vocabulary, understand basic mathematics and solve word problems, take effective notes, manage study time, and raise your test scores. You'll also learn to organize your ideas so you can write more clearly and effectively for school and work-related reports.

Paperback, 368 Pages

Published: March 2007

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-4270-9

Contents

  • UNIT I Reading Strategies

    1. Identifying the Three Levels of Understanding

    2. Recognizing Details

    3. Developing Vocabulary

    4. Monitoring and Improving Comprehension

    5. Reading the Textbook

    UNIT II Writing Strategies

    6. Organizing Ideas

    7. Writing the First Draft

    8. Rewriting the Final Draft

    UNIT III Mathematics Strategies

    9. Learning Computation Skills

    10. Understanding Algebra, Geometry, and the Metric System

    11. Solving Word Problems

    UNIT IV Study Strategies

    12. Managing Time

    13. Learning Active Listening Skills

    14. Taking Notes

    15. Improving Test Scores

    UNIT V Reading Selections

    References

    Glossary

    Answer Key

    Index

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